Notes for the Odyssey

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Notes for the Odyssey Book 2- o Telemachus has the meeting o man says it is his mother’s fault because she seduces them o Telemachus’s mother is making tapestry and when she is done, she will marry, but can’t decide o Telemachus tells the gods and Zeus sends eagles to scratch the throats of the suitors o Telemachus prepares for his trip to Pylos and Sparta Book 3- o Telemachus goes to Pylos with Athena o Nestor tells him about Agamemnon’s fait after Troy o Athena becomes eagles and follows Telemachus and Pisistratus, Nestor’s son Book 4- o Sparta- King Menelaus and Queen Helen celebrate marriages of their son and daughter o king welcomed him and told him the story of Troy o king was stranded in Egypt and was forced to capture Proteus o Proteus tells him about Calypso o they go to Ithaca o suitors have traps for Telemachus if he returns o Athena sends Penelope dreams and brings her out of grief Book 9- o gets to the land of the lotus eaters o lotus is a plant that makes people forget their homeland
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This note was uploaded on 01/27/2011 for the course ENGLISH 1 taught by Professor Mrlee during the Spring '99 term at Shanghai University.

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